The Communication Management Minor created for students who if you already have a major, but want to develop their communication knowledge and skills to enhance their career options.

Course Catalog

A complete list of minor requirements and courses are available in the UAB Undergraduate Catalog.


Three required courses requirements and and three additional courses, approved by the department advisor or chair, are required for a communications management minor. The required courses are:


CMST 105: Introduction to Human Communication 3 Hours

Communication and persuasion as ideas in Western thought, ranging from Greek to contemporary period.

CMST 311: Organizational Communication 3 Hours

Theories and models of communication in organizational settings. Analysis and diagnosis of communicative patterns and consideration of methods for implementing appropriate communication models in organizations.

CMST 413: Nonverbal Communication 3 Hours

Elements of nonverbal behavior (physical appearance, gestures, space, voice) which affect communication in person-to-person situations.

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